Kuril Islands by Hendrik Klockhoff after Bellin

By KLOCKHOFF, Hendrik after Jacques Nicolas BELLIN, 1779 
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Carte des Isles Kouriles, d’après la Carte Russe. Dressée et Gravée Pour l’Histoire Generale des Voyages

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  • Author: KLOCKHOFF, Hendrik after Jacques Nicolas BELLIN
  • Publication place: [Amsterdam
  • Publisher: Covens and Mortier
  • Publication date: 1779].
  • Physical description: Engraved map.
  • Dimensions: 271 by 312mm. (10.75 by 12.25 inches).
  • Inventory reference: 15899

Notes

A map of the Kuril Islands by Hendrik Klockhoff (fl.1777–1798), a Dutch engraver active in Amsterdam.

Klockhoff has re-engraved a map prepared by Jacques Nicolas Bellin for the Abbé Prévost’s Histoire des Voyages’, which was in turn based on a larger Dutch map of Russia.